(February 1953)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Grim Game of "Ghost" (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
horror-suspense

Superboy Talks About... "The Holiday Spirit!" (Table of Contents: 1)

Superboy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Schiff
Pencils:
Win Mortimer
Inks:
Win Mortimer
Letters:
Ira Schnapp

Genre:
advocacy; superhero

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

The Deadly Game of G-H-O-S-T (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Murderer is driven to a confession by making him believe he’s being haunted by a ghost.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover story, though story title slightly different from version on cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Wildroot Cream-Oil / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

["Poor Pud..."] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Dubble Bubble Gum / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editorial Advisory Board (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Superstition and the Ladder! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Fear of walking under a ladder is explored.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Bewitched Clock! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man comes into possession of a magic clock and has to relive the same day for eternity.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative.

The Demon (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A genie appearing from a magic lamp is an actor in a luminous suit.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Tootsie Roll / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

The Terror of Taboo (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller [as Jack E. Miller]
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Did tribal chiefs possess some secret power giving them power of life and death?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Necco / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Nine Lives Equal Death! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
George Crowley is granted the nine lives of a tiger he spares while on safari. He uses them up in criminal activities.

Draw Me! (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Daisy Air Rifles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Grim Game of "Ghost"
  2. 1. Superboy Talks About... "The Holiday Spirit!"
    Superboy
  3. 2. The Deadly Game of G-H-O-S-T
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wildroot Cream-Oil
  5. 4. ["Poor Pud..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  6. 5. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. 6. Superstition and the Ladder!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Baker's 4 in 1 Instant Cocoa Mix
  9. 8. The Bewitched Clock!
  10. 9. The Demon
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Tootsie Roll
  12. 11. The Terror of Taboo
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Necco
  15. 14. Nine Lives Equal Death!
  16. 15. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Daisy Air Rifles
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